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The King of Denmark is dead. Prince Hamlet is summoned home to Denmark to attend his father's funeral, only to discover Denmark has crowned Hamlet's Uncle the new King and his Mother is his new Queen.

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Dick Douglass

Writers:

Dick Douglass (script), William Shakespeare
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Cast

Credited cast:
Luing Andrews ... Bernardo
Taz Bear ... Royal Hound
Andrew Calverley ... Polonius
Tom Clear Tom Clear ... Hamlet
Dave Taff Culver Dave Taff Culver ... Guildenstern
Obie Dean ... Claudius
Dick Douglass ... Ghost Of Hamlet's Father
Christine Hounslow ... Gertrude
Kirsty Linton ... Ophelia
Owen Llewelyn Owen Llewelyn ... Rosencrantz
Daniel Lovett ... Laertes
Nathan Robinson ... The Priest (as Nat Robinson)
Sara Seibel Sara Seibel ... Osric
Russell Shaw ... Horatio
Veronica Jean Trickett ... Marcellus
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"Hamlet" is the ultimate story of loyalty, love, betrayal, murder and madness. Hamlet's father is dead Prince Hamlet is summoned home to Denmark to attend his father's funeral, and Denmark has crowned Hamlet's uncle the new king. Consumed by grief, Hamlet struggles to exact revenge, with devastating consequences. Written by Unknown

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

28 April 2017 (UK) See more »

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Sussex, England, UK See more »

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£200 (estimated)
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Made as a backlash to the traditional 20th Century Shakespeare Theatre, Addapted for screen by Dick Douglass This can be seen as a Punk Rock and rebellious adaptation of Hamlet. Filmed with a micro budget and using influences of Gorilla and Dagme style film making, with actors and film crew from working class backgrounds.Filmed on location At Castle Goring owned by Lady Colin Campbell See more »

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